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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Recommendations: Required
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Rank: Recommended
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required

Application Fees

$40
Undergrad Application Fee

Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

Address:
319 Letcher Avenue Lexington, VA 24450-0304
Phone: (800) 767-4207
Admissions Phone: (800) 767-4207
General Site: www.vmi.edu
Admissions: http://www.vmi.edu/Content.aspx?id=4294974183
Application: http://www.vmi.edu/Content.aspx?id=4261

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Me from Virginia
  • Feb-17-2014 I am a current student here

    This school is tough- don't underestimate just how tough it is, especially the first six months when you must follow very strict rules, including during all meals and weekends. Downtime is almost non-existent. Students go to church on Sunday for a break.

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  • Andy from San Francisco, CA
  • Jan-28-2014 I am a current student here

    Come with an open heart, mind, and attitude to change. Take the experience fully and embrace it - it's a very challenging, but rewarding process that few others rarely get to experience. Also, come prepared for the academics, as well as the physical fitness aspect: VMI's academic programs are very underrated, and only because VMI isn't very well known throughout the nation yet.

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  • Mhairi from San Antonio, TX
  • May-23-2013 I am a current student here

    Prepare for the Ratline! VMI isn't for the faint of hearted. Brace yourself mentally for the trial you will endure if you choose to attend here. PT beyond what you think could ever be enough. Be prepared for a tough experience, a challenge. But know that it will make you stronger, once you succeed.

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  • from Maine
  • May-20-2013 I am a current student here

    When applying here you want to stress your leadership qualities but make sure you also discuss that you're willing and able to be shaped into the model VMI cadet. The Rat line is tough so be expecting a culture shock when you first come here.

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